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Esporte Interativo

Esporte Interativo
Type Broadcast television network
Country Brazil
First air date
January 20, 2007 (2007-01-20)
Headquarters Rio de Janeiro (RJ)
Owner Turner Broadcasting System Latin America (Time Warner)
Watch (subscription)
Channel 116
Channel 466 (satellite)
Channel 58
Official website

Esporte Interativo (English: Interactive Sport), is a Brazilian television channel inaugurated on January 20, 2007 with the live broadcast of a Premier League match between Chelsea and Liverpool.


The plan of Esporte Interativo channel started at 2004, when its owner, TopSports established a partneship with RedeTV! to broadcast sports events like, English Premier League, UEFA Champions League and NBA. In September 2004, after fights between TopSports and RedeTv! the partneship was broken. The Esporte Interativo took their events to Rede Bandeirantes, in three years of partnership was broadcast events like, UEFA Champions League, La Liga, English Premier League and Lega Calcio.[1]

In January 20, 2007 the Esporte Interativo channel started to broadcast free-to-air on satellite Star One C2, on the frequency 980 MHz vertical, replacing Amazon Sat. In June 10, 2010 the Esporte Interativo channel started to broadcast in São Paulo, channel 36 UHF, and was created the Rede Esporte Interativo, to debut the network an interview with Brazilian president, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, was aired.[2] In 2011 the network renewed the broadcast rights for the UEFA Champions League,[3] and gained the broadcast rights for UEFA Super Cup and UEFA Europa League.[4] To celebrate the 5th birthday of the channel, was opened a new studio in São Paulo.[5] In October 2012, Esporte Interativo closed a partnership with Yahoo! Brasil and they launched a new sports website the Yahoo! Esporte Interativo.

In 2013 the Turner Broadcasting System acquired 20% of the network, becoming a business partner and occupying 2 of 7 members in the administration of the network.[6] In August was announced a new channel of the network, the Esporte Interativo Nordeste, a regional sports network dedicated for the sports from Brazilian northeast, and the acquisition of six state's championships of the region.[7]

The signal of Rede Esporte Interativo can be watched in cities like São Paulo, Belo Horizonte, Vitória, Porto Velho, Macapá, on their site on internet, Facebook fan page, and in apps for iOS and Android.

Turner Broadcasting purchase all of Esporte Interativo

Turner Broadcasting Company, television arm of Time Warner, has just closed a total purchase of Esporte Interativo, acquiring the part that was owned by Top Sports, Edgar Diniz marketing agency.[8]

From the next day January 26, 2015, when the contract is signed, Turner will control the entire channel.

The programmer provides high investments and a new time in EI, particularly in the technical apparatus.




American Football



Beach volleyball



Multi-sport events

MMA and Kickboxing



  • Caderno De Esportes
  • O Incrível Kajuru
  • Boletim de Ouro
  • Quadro de medalhas
  • Via Esporte
  • TM Brasil
  • 2 Toques
  • Conexão Nordeste


  • Jogando em Casa
  • Fim de Papo
  • Febre de Bola
  • Prorrogação
  • Kajuru Pergunta
  • Zico na Área



  • Agora, muito mais emoção! - "Now, much more excitement!" (2007–2008)
  • Aqui a emoção não para! - "The excitement never stops!" (2008–2010)
  • Sem Limite para a sua emoção! - "No limit for your excitement!" (2009)
  • Rio 2016, O Esporte Interativo apoia e você? - "Rio 2016, The Esporte Interativo supports, and you?" (2009)
  • Esporte Interativo, Paixão ao alcance de todos! - "Esporte Interativo, passion within everyone's reach" (2010–2012)
  • Esporte Interativo, 5 anos torcendo junto com você. - "Esporte Interativo, 5 years cheering along with you." (2012)
  • Esporte Interativo, Nordestino de coração! - "Esporte Interativo, from northeast with love!" (2013)
  • Esporte Interativo, O Nordeste merece. - "Esporte Interativo, the northeast deserve." (2013 - During at Copa do Nordeste)
  • Esporte Interativo, Emoção que o Brasil merece. - "Esporte Interativo, the emotion that Brasil deserve." (2013- Current)


  1. Papo de Bola - Cinco anos da TV Esporte Interativo
  2. Blog da Diretoria - Atenção vai começar a Rede Esporte Interativo de Televisão.
  3. UEFA Remaining media rights deals for UEFA Champions League 2012-15 announced in Brazil
  4. UEFA - Media rights deals for 2012-15 UEFA Europa League awarded in Brazil
  5. Blog da Diretoria - Esporte Interativo faz 5 anos e estreia estúdio em São Paulo
  6. Radar On-Line - Capital estrangeiro
  7. Blog #oNordesteMerece - Vem aí o Esporte Interativo Nordeste
  8. Na Telinha - Turner compra totalidade do canal Esporte Interativo; veja detalhes.
  9. Blog da Diretoria - Esporte Interativo acquire direitos da Europa League por três anos.
  10. Blog da Diretoria - Copa do Nordeste voltou, e agora é pra ficar.
  11. Máquina do Esporte - Esporte Interativo terá Super Bowl por dois anos
  12. "Esporte Interativo estreia NFL completa". Meio & Mensagem. Retrieved 30 January 2013. 

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